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Video: This is How the Renaultsport R.S. 01 was Designed and Built

3 days agoVehicles / Cars : TopSpeed

For 2015, French automaker Renault expanded its racing program by creating yet another racing division with its own, exclusive race car. Developed separately from the already familiar, track-prepped Clio and Megane models, the 2015 Renaultsport R.S. Show More Summary

Renault Clio RS Monaco GP Review :: Quick drive

2 months agoVehicles / Cars : Car Advice

While in Tasmania last week to steer the ‘practical’ five-seat version of the hardcore two-seat Renault Megane RS275 Trophy-R, the Megane RS275 Trophy, CarAdvice also jumped at the chance to have a quick blast in the limited edition Renault Clio RS Monaco GP. Price isn’t everything when it comes to purchasing a car but it [...]

Renault Clio RS set to outsell Megane RS, won’t negatively influence next-gen hot-hatch

2 months agoVehicles / Cars : Car Advice

The Renault Clio RS is on track to outsell the Megane RS for 2014, a feat the sporty city car hasn’t achieved since 2010. Speaking at this week’s Renault Megane RS275 Trophy and Clio RS Monaco GP local drive event in Tasmania, the French car maker’s local division confirmed that year-to-date sales figures have the Clio [...]

Renault Clio :: fourth-gen city car recalled over potential braking faults

2 months agoVehicles / Cars : Car Advice

The fourth-generation Renault Clio has been recalled in Australia due to two possible faults with the city car’s braking system. Affecting 318 Renault Clio IVs in total, the recall relates to incorrectly fitted front brake hoses and incorrect rear brake retaining clips. According to the official recall notice on the Australian Competition and Consumer Commission’s [...]

Renault Clio Review: 2014 GT Premium EDC

Vehicle Style: 5-door light hatch Price: $28,790 (plus on-roads) Engine/trans: 88kw/190Nm 4cyl petrol | 6spd dual-clutch auto Fuel Economy claimed: 5.2 l/100km | tested: 8.5 l/100km OVERVIEW What’s in a name? When it comes to the automotive world, plenty - and no moniker is quite so revered (or abused) as the letters 'GT'. Show More Summary

Renault Clio Initiale Paris does the classed-up compact thing

Citroën has seen some success with its DS cars, announcing the line as a new, premium sub-brand. Now, it looks like French rival Renault could be set to launch its own luxury trim group, with the Clio Initiale Paris as its first entry. With...Show More Summary

Renault Eolab Concept: The Next Decade's Ultra-frugal Hybrid Hatch

Renault has revealed a new concept that previews not the next Clio hatch, the company says, but perhaps the one after that. Described as a “B-segment [Clio-sized] design feasible for the next decade”, the Eolab concept offers one possible look at Renault’s one-after-next-generation styling. Show More Summary

Renault RS Monitor: quick look

4 months agoVehicles / Cars : Car Advice

The Renault RS Monitor 2.0 data logging system made its global debut back in 2013 on the all-new fourth-generation Clio RS. Expanding on the brand’s earlier RS Monitor 1.0 – with features limited to acceleration and lap timing and tyre pressure monitoring – the more advanced Renault RS Monitor 2.0 is intended to appeal to enthusiasts [...]

Peugeot warms things up with new 308 GT

Peugeot chose wisely when it got back into the hot-hatch game. Instead of going after the big boys, it went small with the 208 GTI, which arrived around the same time as the latest Renaultsport Clio. Where Renault went with a crowd-pleasing five doors and a dual-clutch gearbox, Peugeot went old-school with three doors and a stick shift. Show More Summary

Renault Clio RS Monaco GP flagship touches down at $38,290

5 months agoVehicles / Cars : Car Advice

The limited-edition Renault Clio RS Monaco GP on sale from today is a further example of the French car-maker’s penchant for releasing special-run versions of its hot hatch heroes.  Trading on the glamour of the world’s most famous Formula One Grand Prix, in which Renault plays a major part with its engines, the Monaco GP [...]

2014 Renault Clio RS Monaco GP: Price And Features For Australia

Renault’s new Clio RS Monaco GP edition has landed in Australia, after making its European debut in March. Arriving on the heels of the ‘regular’ Clio RS models that hit Australia late last year, the new special will be limited to just 55 units. Show More Summary

Renault R.S. 01 says hello before debut in Moscow

What does the "RS" in the Renault Clio RS and Megane RS mean? Well, unlike Audi and Porsche, it doesn't stand for Renn Sport. No, it's actually a signifier that said hot hatch has been breathed upon by Renault Sport, the French manufacturer's answer to Volkswagen's R models, Ford's ST hatches and Opel/Vauxhalls's OPC and VXR lines. Show More Summary

Audi R8 Plus vs Renault Clio Cup - This is a rather peculiar comparison test between a high-end, luxury supercar, t... [...]

Renault Australia increases warranty to five years on RS and GT models

6 months agoVehicles / Cars : Car Advice

Renault Australia has increased its warranty coverage to five years/unlimited kilometres on all Renault Sport RS and GT models. Up until now, Renault‘s go-fast models – the Megane RS and Clio RS – had been offered with a three-year/unlimited kilometre warranty, but these models, along with the updated Megane GT 220 wagon and newly added [...]

Audi R8 V10 Plus vs. Renault Clio Cup racecar will make you go hmmm...

Match up a hot hatch with a supercar of the same vintage, and we'll tell you who will win every time. It's easy, really, as the supercar invariably features a more advanced suspension, stickier tires and most importantly, more power....Show More Summary

2014 Renault Clio RS 200 Turbo

America may be better known for its muscle cars than its hot hatches, but those who prefer their power sent to the front wheels with a liftgate at the back aren't exactly hurting for choices these days. Americans can stop by their local...Show More Summary

Opel finally ushers Corsa into its 5th generation

7 months agoTechnology / Gadgets : Gizmag

Opel's Corsa is getting bit long in the tooth. The current model was launched in 2006, and simply doesn't stack up against the younger Ford Fiesta, Renault Clio and Volkswagen Polo. It's after a long wait, then, that Opel has released its 5th generation Corsa. Show More Summary

Our French Picks for Bastille Day

7 months agoVehicles / Cars : Car Advice

To celebrate Bastille Day, takes a look at six French cars we think you should have on your list when shopping for a new car. Callouts to Renault for the 5-year warranty on the Renault Clio and the 6-year warranty on the Citroen Grand C4 Picasso!   Citroen Grand C4 Picasso: Read the review [...]

Renault Clio Review :: Final long-term report

7 months agoVehicles / Cars : Car Advice

Writing this final report on our Renault Clio feels like saying ‘Bon voyage’ to a good friend unsure of when, or if, you’ll ever see them again, so much has it become part of the family since rolling into the CarAdvice garage in February. Not all long-termers endear themselves in such a way, but over [...]

Renault Clio RS : Hardcore limited editions ruled out

7 months agoVehicles / Cars : Car Advice

A Renault Sport spokesperson has ruled out returning the Renault Clio RS to its traditional, hardcore enthusiast roots, even with the introduction of a limited edition model. Renault Sport sales and communications director Regis Fricotte has dismissed any future Clio RS limited edition will be created in the same vein as the third-generation Clio F1 [...]

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